China confirms Xi will attend Biden’s climate change summit

China confirms Xi will attend Biden’s climate change summit

(LONDON) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend a U.S.-led climate change summit this week at the invitation of President Joe Biden. Biden has invited 40 world leaders to participate in the Leaders Summit on Climate, which will be held virtually on Thursday and Friday. It's the latest move by…
Jury finds Derek Chauvin guilty on all charges in George Floyd’s death

Jury finds Derek Chauvin guilty on all charges in George Floyd’s death

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been found guilty on all three charges he faced in the death of George Floyd. The sequestered jury of six white people and six people who are Black or multiracial deliberated a total of ten-and-a-half hours before informing Judge Peter Cahill that they’d…
Chad president dies in battle with rebel group, nation’s army says

Chad president dies in battle with rebel group, nation’s army says

(PARIS) -- Newly reelected president of Chad, Marshal Idriss Déby Itno, died Tuesday on the battlefield in clashes with rebels, according to the Chadian army. "Supreme Chief of the Armed Forces, Idriss Déby Itno has just given his last breath while defending the territorial integrity on the battlefield. It is…
Duchess Kate wore the queen’s necklace for Prince Philip’s funeral

Duchess Kate wore the queen’s necklace for Prince Philip’s funeral

(WINDSOR, England) -- Duchess Kate paid homage to Queen Elizabeth II in a touching way during Prince Philip's funeral. She arrived on Saturday wearing an elegant necklace from the queen's collection along with pearl drop earrings, a beautiful black fascinator, a veil and a protective face mask. The Duchess of…
NASA’s Mars helicopter makes first flight on another planet

NASA’s Mars helicopter makes first flight on another planet

(NEW YORK) -- All systems were a go as NASA made history on the red planet Monday. The agency launched its Ingenuity helicopter into the atmosphere of Mars around 3:30 a.m. ET, marking the first powered, controlled flight of an aircraft on another planet. The four-pound helicopter, which landed on…